|Problem representation |
• What is the ‘problem’ represented to be?|
o How does the policy represent the problem under investigation?
o How has this representation come about?
o ‘The problem’ can be inferred from the proposed ‘solution’.
• Assumptions underpinning the representation of the problem|
o What are the presuppositions/ assumptions that underlie the representation and its concepts and categories?
• Effects of problem representation
o What effects are produced by this representation of the ‘problem’?
• What is left unproblematic and how might the policy response differ|
o What is left unproblematic in this problem representation? Where are the silences?
o Can the ‘problem’ be conceptualized differently?
o What is left out of the problem representation?